Knight Frank Global Research produces market-leading residential, commercial and agricultural property reports
Knight Frank's Retirement Housing Review assesses the combined impact from an ageing population, reform of the care sector, the looming pension crisis, fiscal tightening on housing wealth and housing choices for retirees.
The London residential development review provides a detailed analysis of the capital's new homes market. The report assesses demand and supply dynamics, land market performance and highlights key policy changes affecting developers and investors in the city. .
The requirement for all new-build homes to be built to a zero carbon standard by 2016 is beginning to look distinctly unrealistic. In this report we consider the wider picture by examining the policy background, implications for developers and the market, and even the future of energy distribution.
The recovery of global investment demand for UK new-build property has been one of the most remarkable features of the residential market in recent months. This report investigates the dramatic international response to the weak pound, low interest rates and the UK's undersupply of housing.
In this review we examine how the recession has changed the market for affordable housing, and how wider political changes are beginning to impact on thinking and activity in the sector. We identify the key issues for developers, investors, housing associations and policy makers.
The Future of Residential Development highlights the challenges and opportunites faced by the house-building industry in the current economic climate and provides a number of scenarios as to the market's future development.
The South-East Residential Development Review provides a detailed analysis of the region’s new homes market. The report assesses demand and supply dynamics, land market performance and highlights key policy changes affecting developers and investors across the region.
These office outlooks provide an overview of each office's local market as well as providing a snapshot of the London and national market for comparison. The publications look at key supply and demand trends and statistics and offer an outlook for the market's short-term future.
The second home market was one of the most resilient sectors of the housing market throughout the recent recession. This report examines the reasons behind the market’s health, the type of product being delivered and the overall economics of investing in second homes.
The report analyses the state of the Swiss development market, it looks at who is buying, their key requirements and the extent to which Swiss luxury homes are now competing with the world's global cities in attracting HNWI investment.
This report studies London's super-prime market and the exclusive Knightsbridge development of One Hyde Park. The report assesses its performance, its influence and potential legacy.
The report analyses the state of the prime residential market in Cyprus, including who’s buying, how new developments are performing, and the potential for a boost to the market following the discovery of hydrocarbon reserves in Cypriot waters.
The report examines the UK’s private rented sector and how some of the obstacles to institutional investment can be overcome. It also highlights the new tax rule changes which may make it more attractive for institutions to become active in the sector and includes our Spring 2012 rental forecast.
Published annually, the Brussels Residential Report provides a detailed analysis of the city’s sales and lettings markets, including a round-up of key market data. The report looks in detail at Brussels’s new-build housing market and highlights the latest development trends.
Knight Frank's NEO Bankside South Bank report highlights that in the last five years, the South Bank property market has outperformed average prime central London.
HS2 is a controversial high-speed rail scheme that could eventually link London to Scotland. Knight Frank provides regular updates for affected property owners along the route.
This report illustrates how London is growing taller, with a unique map of pipeline schemes in the capital. It includes an analysis of how planning and construction challenges faced by developers can be addressed, as well as a breakdown of the added value on offer for those building ‘up’.
This report considers the health of the market for branded residences, the potential for premium pricing and the outlook for the sector.
This report investigates the key factors that make London property such an attractive investment to international buyers, and discusses why overseas investors have become a more prominent feature of London’s new-build housing market in recent years.
Knight Frank's first detailed estimate of international purchase activity in greater London's new build housing market.
This area focus examines the emergence of the TMT sector in London, and analyses how it has changed the dynamics of the area around silicon roundabout in terms of housing and residential development.
Our first Global Development Review looks at the market for new luxury residential developments around the world. As well as revealing the results of a sentiment survey, it includes articles on design trends, branded residences, marketing approaches, and luxury development tiers.
This report examines the private rented sector (PRS) in detail, discussing the dynamics underpinning the recent growth in the sector and examining the policy moves to encourage more institutional investment. It includes our forecasts for the size of the rental sector and rental movements in the UK.
This report examines the outlook for housing supply and demand over the next decade in the central and wider London markets. It also examines the schemes currently in the pipeline in and around prime central London to illustrate some of the key market trends.